Who is Who


Alex Schlicher

Capco Partner

Capco role and focus
Alex Schlicher is a Partner based in Zuerich, Switzerland, where he leads Capco’s Swiss Capital Markets, Asset Management and Technology offering. He is also a global client partner for a leading Swiss tier one global financial institution, being responsible for the offering of Capco and FIS consulting services, products and services towards this client. In addition, he oversees Capco's presence in the Nordic region, building on the firm's growing client base in this area

Industry expertise
Alex has considerable knowledge of Capital Markets, particularly in derivatives products. His industry coverage ranges from sell- to buy-side clients, as well as market infrastructure players. Alex’s experience and expertise includes helping financial institutions to reduce complexity and cost across their IT and business lines; he also has experience in the design and delivery of roadmaps to support compliance with new regulatory standards (European regulations). Alex has successfully delivered large change programs aligning processes and IT front-to-finance across multiple asset classes and locations, including shoring solutions.

Thought Leadership
Alex is actively involved in the development of Capco's thought leadership and has authored "MX.3 Upgrade: Time for enhanced, cost-effective regulatory compliance.".

Professional background
Alex Schlicher has over 15 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry, with a primary focus on Capital Markets. After studying business administration, Alex began his career in trading and risk roles at leading financial institutions before moving into consulting with a names adhesive consultancy. He then headed up the business operations in the German speaking countries of City Practitioners Limited, which was acquired by Capco in 2007.